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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - One praying humbly for something; Someone who asks a court for redress of a grievance or recovery of a right.

Usage examples (34)
  • "As the petitioner is maimed and poor, he finds it difficult to earn enough for himself and his own child."
  • He recalled the petitioner claiming that the victim had threatened him.
  • The petitioner was a blacksmith, and had worked at the trade for ten years.
  • It is a case of defamation and damages for calling the petitioner's Diamond Beetle an for more
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